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  1. History of the Eastern Arizona Stake of Zion and of the Establishment of the Snowflake Stake

    Typescript history relates events while Fish was recorder, 1879- 1893. Contains brief history of each Mormon settlement including St. Johns, Ariz., Eagar, Ariz., Snowflake, Ariz., Pleasanton, N.M., and Luna, N.M. Also covers murders committed and prosecut ...

    castanoe - 2013-03-27 10:02

  2. Report

    Typescript translation of report on existing conditions in the missions of Sonora administered by the Fathers of the Propagation of the Faith College of the Holy Cross in Queretaro, Mexico. Describes each mission and village including number and lifestyle ...

    castanoe - 2013-03-27 10:05

  3. Mormons in Arizona

    Historical sketches, minutes of meetings, letters, journals, diaries, and autobiographical sketches including histories written by R.E. Porter and George S. Tanner relating to Mormon settlements in Arizona, chiefly at Joseph City and other points along th ...

    castanoe - 2013-03-27 10:54

  4. Diary of William Jordan Flake

    William Jordan Flake, 1878-1938, was a Mormon pioneer from Snowflake, Arizona. The collection consists of a daily journal from a mission in Tennessee for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, July 3, 1903 to Aug. 9, 1904. Accompanied by a types ...

    castanoe - 2013-03-28 10:44

  5. Pedro de Arriquibar Letters

    Two holograph letters, dated Aug. 6 and Dec. 6, 1796, Presidio de San Agustín del Tucson, to Bishop Fray Francisco Rouset de Jesus, Diocese of Sonora, Mexico. Contains brief description and inventory of his church; and mentions Native Americans, civilians ...

    castanoe - 2013-04-08 11:11

  6. Diario, de las ultimas peregrinaciones del Padre Fr. Francisco Garcés, hasta la provincia del Moqui, y noticias de varias nuevas naciones exparcidas hasta el Rio Colorado en Califonia

    Eighteenth century manuscript copy of Padre Francisco Garcés' 11-month travel diary. Leaving San Xavier Mission in the autumn of 1775, he traveled with the second Anza Expedition until reaching the Yuma area. From there, he traveled with two Yuma Ind ...

    castanoe - 2013-04-11 16:10

  7. Documents Relating to Missions in Pimeria Alta

    Two holograph documents concerning supplies for either Mission Guevavi or San Xavier del Bac; a 1733 letter of transmittal for a supply request from Keller, and a 1734 list of supplies needed from Felipe Segesser. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Ar ...

    castanoe - 2013-04-15 11:35

  8. Correspondence Regarding the Publication of Father Berard Haile's Versions of Blessingway, a Navaho Ceremonial

    Correspondents include Bernard Fontana and Phyllis Ball, University of Arizona, and editors of The University of Arizona Press. Also includes correspondence of Fontana with anthropologists and the Franciscan Fathers regarding the funding and translation o ...

    castanoe - 2013-04-15 13:31

  9. Diary and Scrapbook of Mission San Xavier del Bac

    Holograph and typescript (photocopy) of Father Bonaventure's private diary and scrapbook describing early 1900's at the mission. Includes photographs of Tohono O'Odham Indians' life, housing, ceremonies. Early entries list baptisms. In ...

    castanoe - 2013-04-16 14:34

  10. Eleazar Diaz Herraras Oral Interview / Conducted by Laurence O. "Pat" Henry

    Typescript transcript (photocopy) of reminiscences of Tucson (Ariz.) architect noted for restoration of historic buildings including Mission San Xavier del Bac. Includes interviewer's edits. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Religion Mexic ...

    castanoe - 2013-04-16 14:37

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